Twin Disc Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (TWIN)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Twin Disc (Nasdaq: TWIN) is tomorrow, February 8, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $32.62 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%.

The average volume for Twin Disc has been 157,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Twin Disc has a market cap of $369.7 million and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 9.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Twin Disc, Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of marine and heavy duty off-highway power transmission equipment. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.5, below the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 14.4 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Twin Disc as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Twin Disc Ratings Report.

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